A bill to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to clarify Federal law with respect to reporting certain positive consumer credit information to consumer reporting agencies, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for South Carolina. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 11, 2018
Length: 4 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on June 11, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
6 Cosponsors (3 Democrats, 2 Republicans, 1 Independent)
What legislators are saying
“Scott Applauds House for Passing Legislation to Increase Access to Credit and Opportunity”
— Sen. Tim Scott [R-SC] (Sponsor) on Jul 17, 2018
Jun 11, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 12, 2018
Considered by Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Jun 13, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1828 (116th).
Jul 21, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2417.
S. 3040 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 3040. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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